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1979-P ONE DOLLAR

Mintage:
Circulation strikes: 
360,222,000
Proofs: 0

Designer: Frank Gasparro

Diameter: 26.50 millimeters

Metal Content:
Outer layers - 75% Copper, 25% Nickel
Center - 100% Copper

Weight: 125.02 grains (8.1 grams)

Edge: Reeded (133 Reeds)

Mintmark: "P" (for Philadelphia, PA) on the left side of the obverse, just above Anthony's shoulder

Varieties:

Notes:
The finest example graded by PCGS is a single MS-68.

The finest Wide Rim examples graded by PCGS are 6 MS-67's.

Sources and/or recommended reading:
"The PCGS Population Report, April 2003" by The Professional Coin Grading Service

 

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